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  • The Witch
    The Witch (English, Hardback) Ronald Hutton

    Why have societies all across the world feared witchcraft? This book delves deeply into its context, beliefs, and origins in Europe's history

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  • Black Tudors
    Black Tudors (English, Hardback) Miranda Kaufmann

    A transformative history - in Tudor times there were Africans living and working in Britain, and they were free

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  • Kill All Normies
    Kill All Normies (English, Paperback) Angela Nagle

    How internet subcultures are conquering the mainstream, from from 4chan and Tumblr to Trump and the alt-right.

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  • Affluence Without Abundance
    Affluence Without Abundance (English, Hardback) James Suzman

    A vibrant portrait of the ?original affluent society?--the Bushmen of southern Africa--by the anthropologist who has spent much of the last twenty-five years documenting their encounter with modernity.

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  • Out on the Land
    Out on the Land (English, Hardback) Ray Mears, Lars Falt

    A celebration of the history and culture of the northern wilderness--the largest forest on the planet--from two acknowledged experts on bushcraft and survival skills.

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  • Guns, Germs And Steel
    Guns, Germs And Steel (English, Paperback) Jared Diamond

    'A book of big questions, and big answers' Yuval Noah Harari, bestselling author of SapiensWITH A NEW AFTERWORD FROM THE AUTHOR Why has human history unfolded so differently across the globe? An ambitious synthesis of history, biology, ecology and linguistics, Guns, Germs and Steel remains a ground-breaking and humane work of popular science.

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  • Watching the English: The International Bestseller Revised and Updated
    Watching the English: The International Bestseller Revised and Updated (English, Paperback) Kate Fox

    The Hidden Rules of English Behaviour

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  • Raising Children
    Raising Children (English, Paperback) David F. Lancy

    An intriguing, sometimes shocking, journey across the world to show how children are raised in different cultures.

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  • Writing Ethnographic Fieldnotes
    Writing Ethnographic Fieldnotes (English, Paperback) Robert M. Emerson, Rachel I. Fretz

    Presents a series of guidelines, suggestions, and practical advice for creating useful fieldnotes in a variety of settings. This title discusses different organizational and descriptive strategies and shows how transforming direct observations into descriptions results not simply from good memory but from learning to envision scenes as written.

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  • Myanmar's Enemy Within
    Myanmar's Enemy Within (English, Paperback) Francis Wade

    As the darkness of military rule recedes, deep and violent fissures have opened between Myanmar's religious communities.

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  • Thinking Through Craft
    Thinking Through Craft (English, Paperback) Glenn Adamson

    Provides an introduction to the way that artists working in various media think about craft. This book also includes historical case studies analysing craft's role in a variety of disciplines, including architecture, design, contemporary art, and the crafts themselves.

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  • The Land of Open Graves
    The Land of Open Graves (English, Paperback) Jason De Leon, Michael Wells

    Sheds light on one of the most pressing political issues of our time-the human consequences of US immigration policy. This book reveals the suffering and deaths that occur daily in the Sonoran Desert of Arizona as thousands of undocumented migrants attempt to cross the border from Mexico into the United States.

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  • England's Hidden Reverse
    England's Hidden Reverse (English, Paperback) David Keenan

    David Keenan's book miraculously weaves the history of all three bands into one fascinating narrative.

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  • Cultural Studies
    Cultural Studies (English, Paperback) Emma A. Jane, Chris Barker

    With over 40,000 copies sold, Cultural Studies: Theory and Practice has been the indispensable guide to studying culture for generations of students, pulling key concepts, theories and thinkers in one comprehensive, authoritative yet accessible resource.

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  • Illegality, Inc.
    Illegality, Inc. (English, Paperback) Ruben Andersson

    Explores how Europe's increasingly powerful border regime meets and interacts with its target - the clandestine migrant. This book examines the subterranean migration flow from Africa to Europe, and shifts the focus from the "illegal immigrants" themselves to the vast industry built around their movements.

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  • Earth Beings
    Earth Beings (English, Paperback) Marisol de la Cadena

    Conversing with Mariano and Nazario Turpo, father and son, Marisol de la Cadena explores the entanglements and partial connections between indigenous and non-indigenous worlds, and the ways in which indigenous knowing both include and exceed modern and non-modern practices.

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  • The Magpie and the Wardrobe
    The Magpie and the Wardrobe (English, Hardback) Sam McKechnie, Alexandrine Portelli

    Presents a guide to the folklore and superstitions that shape each month of the year.

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  • Making
    Making (English, Paperback) Tim Ingold

    Takes a fresh approach to the study of four related disciplines: anthropology, archaeology, art and architecture. This title argues that these four disciplines are concerned with exploring, interpreting and describing the worlds we inhabit and the ways we perceive them.

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  • Doing Visual Ethnography
    Doing Visual Ethnography (English, Paperback) Sarah Pink

    Drawing on her own research and the experience of other ethnographers, Sarah Pink provides an indispensible guide for anyone looking to use images and visual technologies as part of their research

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  • Mummers, Maypoles and Milkmaids
    Mummers, Maypoles and Milkmaids (English, Hardback) Sara Hannant

    An entertaining album of over 50 folk rituals performed across the country, throughout the year. With more than 100 colour photographs accompanied by captions tracing the history and significance of each ritual, this is a celebration of English eccentricity that will appeal to anyone interested in folklore, tradition and national heritage.

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